Story 1999-05-29 Berlin, Germany
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29.05.99 Berlin, Germany, middle of ´Tenth Avenue Freeze Out´
´´Let´s see who were gonna find down on 10th Avenue tonight….I walk down the avenue and I think I see….play it for me, Roy (Roy plays) Professor Roy Bittan on the piano…. then I walk on down the avenue and I think I see….come on, play it, Steve (Steve plays) Steve Van Zandt on the guitar….(?) the bass man, come on Garry (Garry plays) from Houston, Texas….Garry Tallent on the bass….and then I walked on and I see an international television star….come on Max, one, two, three, hit it (Max plays) Mighty Max Weinberg on the drums….then I walked on and I see a guitar man….come on, Nils (Nils plays) Nils Lofgren on the guitar….then I walked on and I could feel the spirit now, I can feel a spirit in the room (?) come on, Dan (Dan plays) alright….and then I walk on but as I´m walking….I feel so lonely now….I feel so lonely and I need someone to soothe me, baby, soothe me, soothe me with your kindness….oh, you know your powerful loving is soothing….I need my love now, I know, I know….brunettes are fine, blondes are fun but when it comes to getting a dirty job done, I need a (crowd : ‘Red headed woman’) oh, that´s right, I need a (crowd : ‘Red headed woman’) oh, that´s right, I need a (crowd : ‘Red headed woman’) oh, that´s right, I want a (crowd : ‘Red headed woman’) I said I´m searching for a (crowd : ‘Red headed woman’) oh yeah, I´m looking for a (crowd : ‘Red headed woman’) I said I´m searching for a (crowd : ‘Red headed woman’) I said I´m looking for a (crowd : ‘Red headed woman’) ah, come on, baby (Patti sings a bit of ´As Long As I Can Be With You’) Patti Scialfa on the guitar and vocals….wo !…oh yes….oh that´s right….oh that´s right….(?)….but there´s still something missing…there´s still something missing…that would make the whole thing perfect….to make it all just right ! ….something kind of big, you know what I mean….who ?….say what ?….say what ?….say what ?….say what ?….say what ?….say what ?….say what ?….say what ?….say what ?…. say what ?….say what ?….”

29.05.99 Berlin, Germany, middle of ´Light of Day´
‘‘Berlin !….Berlin !….and everywhere I’ve gone, I’ve seen people lost in confusion….I´ve seen people downhearted, disspirited, dispossessed…I know you´ve been analyzed, downsized, stigmatised, factionalised, fractionalised, retropsychedelicized and I´m here tonight to let you know, I´m here tonight to let you know that if your soul has bad credit, well, it´s good here….and if your heart´s running on empty, I want you to pull on up to the pumps, pull on up to the pumps ´cause we´re selling high-test supreme….if your spirit´s been bankrupt, if your spirit´s been bankrupt, if your spirit´s been bankrupt, we´re here tonight to raise that debt up off you, to raise that debt up off you and set you free….that´s right I wanna, I wanna, I wanna re-educate you, I wanna, I wanna resuscitate you, I wanna, I wanna rededicate, I wanna, I wanna reliberate you….I wanna, I wanna take you to higher, higher, higher ground with the power, the promise, the power, the promise, the power, the promise, the power, the promise, the majesty, the mystery….the ministry….of rock and roll !….now I know you´re worried, you got your problems, stocks up, your bonds are down, you´re worried about the Y2K-problem, you´ve got Millenium fever, I know that mortality is rearing its ugly head and that the Good Book says, Chapter 1, Verse 1, ´Louie Louie, oh-oh, we´ve all got to go´….but I´m here tonight to say that I cannot, I cannot, I cannot, I can´t, I cannot promise you life everlasting….but I can promise you life….right now !…and all you´ve got to do is say ‘I’….”

Compiled by : Johanna Pirttijärvi

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